Students:  Sacha Bailey; Monica BatacCarolanne BrazeauKathryn ChadwickKatrina Cherney; Emmanuel ChilangaLiam Curren; Matt Danbrook; Mireille De La Sablonnière-Griffin; Melanie Doucet; Denis Dubé; Damyan EdwardsPaulo Fumaneri; Geneviève Gates-PannetonGina Glidden; Marie-Ève Grisé Bolduc; Roxanne Guyon; Alexandra HoltomJingyi HuangAmanda KellerMohammad N. Khan; Katy KonykAlicia Kyte; Joshua LaffClaire Lawrence; Rusan LateefEunyoung Lee; Ash LowenthalNatalia Manay-Quian; Carley Marshall; Jeff McCrossinSusan Mintzberg; Lyn MorlandAnthony Musiwa; Elaine NevaresRodney NkrumahAnne-Marie ParentSol Park; Yeram RyuMegan Simpson; Kharoll-Ann SouffrantJaime Wegner-Lohin; Nicole Withers

  Members Research Interest
Sacha Bailey

Child and family health and wellbeing; childhood disability

Monica Batac

Youth development; immigrant youth and families; immigration and settlement; settlement work; community-based practice

Carolanne Brazeau

Child welfare and mistreatment, trauma and resilience, juvenile delinquency, and contemporary Indigenous issues particularly within the youth criminal justice department

Kathryn Chadwick

  Child and family health and wellbeing, Social policy, Service disparities

Katrina Cherney Child education and poverty

Emmanuel Chilanga

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Food and nutrition security and Participatory action research 

Liam Curran
Child and family social work, disability, maltreatment & neglect
Neurodevelopmental disorders related to FASD
Matt Danbrook

Child maltreatment; Suicidal behaviour; Trauma and resilience; Childhood disability; Treatment

Mireille De La Sablonnière-Griffin Indigenous child welfare; Disclosure; Sexual abuse
Melanie Doucet
Child welfare; Foster care; Child protection services; Youth in care; Aging out; Transition to adulthood; Trauma and resilience; Youth engagement; Social policy; Legislative reform; Youth advocacy; Youth Justice
Denis Dubé

Stigmatization, LGBT related issues, service accessibility and disparities, Social Policies, Caregiving and community support

Damyan Edwards Child maltreatment; Childhood sexual abuse; Child health and well-being; Neurotrauma

Paulo Fumaneri

 Aboriginal child welfare; Gerontological social work; Resilience and trauma; Access to services; Psychosocial support for informal caregivers.

Geneviève Gates-Panneton

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing

Gina Glidden  Child and family health and wellbeing; Childhood Disability
Marie-Ève Grisé Bolduc Child welfare; Trauma; Trauma-informed care; Implementation research; Maltreatment and Neglect
Roxanne Guyon Trauma and resiliency; Childhood sexual abuse; Interpersonal violence; Qualitative research
Alexandra Holtom

Social determinants of health; Harm reduction and youth; Substance use; Anti-poverty and anti-oppression; Decolonization; Structural and critical social work; Community and participatory based research; Community mobilization and activism; Trauma and resilience

Jingyi Huang Child Education and Wellbeing; Sociology of Childhood; Children and young people's right to participation; non-formal learning; Inclusive education
Amanda Keller

Trauma and resilience; Transition to adulthood; Participatory action research; Best practices in child welfare; Best practices in institutionalized care; Client directed mental health care

Mohammad N. Khan Social development; poverty; family economic stress; financial capability; economic interventions 
Katy Konyk  Trauma and resiliency; Occupational mental health; Social policy; Mixed methods research
Alicia Kyte

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Community-based approaches to child welfare; Inter-organizational collaboration

Joshua Laff Child welfare and child maltreatment; Trauma and resilience; Sexual abuse
Rusan Lateef

Sexual abuse, Trauma and resilience, Child welfare and child maltreatment

Claire Lawrence

Child and family health and wellbeing; transgender youth and families

Eunyoung Lee 

Societal stigmatization of older adults, caregivers of older adults with dementia, health and social care service utilization, psychological well-being in later life, and cultural competency

Ash Lowenthal Child welfare and child maltreatment; attachment and child/youth development; parenting; trauma and resilience; cycles of intergenerational and collective trauma; decolonization and nature connection; social and environmental justice; organizational development; program evaluation; social policy
Natalia Manay-Quian
Child welfare and child maltreatment; Trauma and resilience

Carley Marshall

Child and family health and well-being; Pre and postnatal maternal depression; Maternal mental health; Child internalizing; Resilience 

Jeff McCrossin Child and family health and wellbeing; Paediatric neurodisability; Couple and Family Psychotherapy; Psychotherapy Supervision
Lyn Morland

Child and family health and wellbeing; Child education; Trauma and resilience

Anthony Musiwa

Child health and wellbeing; Child poverty; Child maltreatment; Child rights; HIV/AIDS impacts mitigation; Social protection; Mixed–methods; Implementation research; Program evaluation

Elaine Nevares Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing; Child education; Trauma and resilience; Forensic social work; Clinical social work and psychotherapy
Rodney Nkrumah

Child welfare; social protection services; social and development policy 

Anne-Marie Parent

Child and family health and wellbeing; Resilience; LGBTQ+ youth and their families; Discrimination; Parent-child relationships; Self-determination

Sol Park

Child welfare and child maltreatment; Immigrant mental health and wellbeing

Yeram Ryu

Child and family health and wellbeing; Service disparities; Social policy; and Community-based practice

  Megan Simpson  
Kharoll-Ann Souffrant Sexual violence against women, responses to disclosure of sexual violence by women, feminist theories, mental health
Jaime Wegner-Lohin Child welfare and child maltreatment; Child and family health and wellbeing;
Nicole Withers

Child protection reform; Child and family health and wellbeing, Social Determinants of Health, Social Policy, Trauma and resilience